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Foulenay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau-Chalon at 16 km from Foulenay

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Visit Foulenay: highlights and tourist information

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Foulenay is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 21 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Foulenay is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau-Chalon at 16 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Foulenay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Foulenay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Foulenay


Markets in and near Foulenay

  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (17km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (23km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (24km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (32km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (35km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Foulenay, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Foulenay, France

What to do at Foulenay? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Foulenay.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (12km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (26km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (19km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Lac de Chalain (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (34km)
  • Lac du Val (36km)
  • Lac du Vernois (39km)
  • Lac du Fioget (39km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (40km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (40km)
  • Lac de Narlay (41km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (41km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (42km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (42km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (43km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (43km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (49km)
  • Seille (Saône) (56km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Foulenay

Canton: Chaumergy

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39230

Distance to Foulenay

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 526 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 520 km

from Strasbourg: 256 km

Getting here

Foulenay is in the east of France. Most visitors drive via Paris (from the north and west) or via Lyon (from the south), or fly into Geneva to the south For driving distances to Foulenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvernois, Biefmorin, Bois-de-Gand, Champrougier, Chaumergy, Chemenot, Chene-Sec, Francheville, Froideville, La Charme, La Chassagne, La Chaux-en-Bresse, Le Chateley, Le Villey, Les Deux-Fays, Les Essards-Taignevaux, Rye, Sellieres, Sergenaux, Sergenon and Vers-sous-Sellieres.

This page in French: Visiter Foulenay

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